For August, a selection of relaxing reads, perfect company for time spent relaxing on beach somewhere.
None of This is True by Lisa Jewell (July 20th) New friend Josie has been listening to Alix’s podcasts and thinks she might be an interesting subject for her series, yet her life appears to be strange and complicated. However, as quickly as she arrived, Josie disappears. Only then does Alix discover she’s left a terrible and terrifying legacy in her wake…
The Bookbinder of Jericho by Pip Williams (July 7th) Peggy’s job is to bind the books, not read them, yet as she folds and gathers pages, her mind wanders. As war and illness reshape her world, her love for a Belgian soldier – and the responsibility that comes with it – threatens to hold her back. The Bookbinder of Jericho is a story about knowledge, notably who creates it, who can access it, and what truths get lost in the process.
Last Day of School by Jack Sheffield (July 27th) After a decade as head teacher at Ragley-on-the-Forest School, Jack Sheffield is looking to the future. When he’s offered an opportunity that could change everything, he knows he has a difficult decision to make.
Beach Rivals by Georgie Tilney (July 20th) When Clare sees a viral job advert for a three-month bookseller position on a Bali beach, she jumps at the chance. She’s sharing the bookshop – and a flat – with a handsome but infuriating American man. Jack and Clare are different in almost every way, yet it’s only a matter of time before opposites attract.
For August, a selection of relaxing reads, perfect company for time spent relaxing on a beach somewhere.